Permanent Images: A Personal and Technical Memoir

Written by Dr. Peter Z. Adelstein, Permanent Images: A Personal and Technical Memoir, is a look into the past of an accomplished research scientist who worked in the field of image permanence for over sixty-three years. There have been many changes in our understanding of image stability, in recording materials, and in the institutions that are concerned with permanence behavior. In this memoir, Dr. Adelstein recounts significant milestones over the past few decades and personal reflections of some of the outstanding personalities who contributed greatly to the field. The book is sure to be of interest among scientists and anyone aspiring to learn more about the history of image permanence.

Chapter Titles:

  • A Brief Background
  • Preexisting Conditions
  • Physical Property Laboratory
  • Film Supports
  • Image Stability
  • Work Environment at Kodak Park
  • Unique Experiences
  • Image Permanence Institute
  • Film Base Stability
  • Important Personalities
  • Standardization Activities

114 pages, hard cover, 6" x 9", no quantity discount.

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Price: $50.00